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I.A. Rehman

A self-made disaster

A self-made disaster

Our own contribution to the creation of a serious environmental problem was realised much later. Published Nov 16, 2017 07:22am
The stars that faded away

The stars that faded away

The demise of Pakistan Times was widely mourned because of its role in securing people’s respect for independent press. Published Nov 12, 2017 02:09pm
Soviet revolution’s impact

Soviet revolution’s impact

The events of 1917 infused new life into freedom movements on the subcontinent. Published Nov 09, 2017 06:19am
Don’t destroy Thar

Don’t destroy Thar

This is the only region in the country where people of different faiths interact on an equal footing. Updated Nov 02, 2017 10:58am
Focus on death penalty

Focus on death penalty

Retention of capital punishment for 27 crimes amounts to jeopardising the citizens’ right to life. Updated Oct 26, 2017 02:10pm
Women in the news

Women in the news

Pakistan’s women have achieved much through their own efforts and often in spite of the state. Published Oct 19, 2017 06:59am
No shortcut to salvation

No shortcut to salvation

Have we reached a point where fresh elections are the only option? Published Oct 12, 2017 07:17am
NON-FICTION: AN EXTRAORDINARY DIARY

NON-FICTION: AN EXTRAORDINARY DIARY

A stark exposition of the conditions of women prisoners in Pakistan and a brave teenager’s remarkable personal struggle Published Oct 08, 2017 06:38am
No room for the truth

No room for the truth

The habit of denial has found a permanent place in the minds of Pakistanis. Updated Oct 05, 2017 12:28pm
Spare the young ones

Spare the young ones

Students have to be won over with love and affection instead of being hounded. Published Sep 28, 2017 07:04am
Mischief against the press

Mischief against the press

That the draft of an ordinance designed to strangulate the press was indeed prepared has been confirmed. Published Sep 14, 2017 05:35am
Foreign policy review

Foreign policy review

Unnecessary US-bashing will embolden friends of terrorist groups to openly challenge the state. Published Sep 07, 2017 02:11am
More ominous disappearances

More ominous disappearances

Pakistan continues to attract harsh notices from international organisations. Published Aug 31, 2017 07:19am
What freedom meant

What freedom meant

Why should the minorities alone celebrate Aug 11 with reference to the Quaid’s speech? Published Aug 10, 2017 02:05am
The issue is democracy

The issue is democracy

No system can realise its potential if it is as frequently disrupted as has happened in Pakistan. Published Aug 03, 2017 03:19am
Living by speculation

Living by speculation

The guessing game became livelier when the court started hearings on the JIT report. Published Jul 27, 2017 06:54am
Panama lessons

Panama lessons

It is time serious students of politics pondered the state’s distaste for democratic practices. Published Jul 20, 2017 07:13am